On this episode of the Actual Fluency Podcast I welcome on Judith Meyer. Judith is a very well-known polyglot and speaks over 12 languages. During the recording we touch on many areas such as how to learn, how to set goals to get motivated and whether or not you should learn Latin or other ancient languages.
Judith is very passionate about learning languages and shares a ton of great tips and tricks on how to learn languages within today's episode. She also organises the PolyGlot Berlin gathering, that I will be attending in June. Be sure to listen at the end of the Podcast, where she reveals a little fun event of the gathering that she has not announced anywhere yet.
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In this episode you will hear about:
- Judith's experience learning English at 10, Latin at 12 and Esperanto at 14 – and that was just the beginning!
- How she approaches language learning
- What motivates Judith to learn all these languages
- How to set goals to learn better and faster
- Specific learning resources and courses she finds useful
- How Esperanto changed her life
- What inspired her to start the PolyGlot Berlin Gathering in June
- What she thinks about learning Latin or Ancient Greek.
- And much more!
Resources mentioned in the Episode
- Judith's Main Website: LearnLangs
- Judith's Guestpost on Fluent in 3 Months about goal setting
- PolyglotBerlin Conference
- Judith's Understanding German Culture Blog
- Judith on Social Media: Facebook / Twitter
Kris is the founder of Actual Fluency, and has spent the last 8 years becoming an expert in language learning software, methods, and techniques.
Originally from Denmark, he now lives in Portugal and speaks 5+ languages at varying levels. His other interests are Wine, Online Marketing, and Travelling.